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A closer look at Microsoft's Office 15 Technical Preview
Microsoft Office 15 apps to include 'touch mode' with easy typing and enlarged ribbon

Productivity app CloudOn brings Microsoft Office to the iPhone, SkyDrive integration now on iOS and Android

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CloudOn — the productivity app best known for bringing Microsoft Office to the iPad — has today extended its Apple device support, launching its workspace on the iPhone, complete with optimisations for the popular smartphone. CloudOn 3.0 ships with an iPhone customized ribbon, repurposing Microsoft’s Office ribbon so that it works flawlessly...
Productivity app CloudOn brings Microsoft Office to the iPhone, SkyDrive integration now on iOS and Android

Ben Lee: I didn't expect the real Michael Haneke to be a goofball

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The writer of the spoof Twitter account about the notoriously chilly film-maker shares his view of the 'charming' man seen in a new documentary - and on being right about the stinky catA funny thing happened the other week while I was discussing my surreal alternate life as @Michael_Haneke. After discovering...
Ben Lee: I didn't expect the real Michael Haneke to be a goofball

Free Microsoft quick-start guides teach you the Office 2013 basics

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The other day I offered four reasons you don't need Microsoft Office 2013. However, if you fall into the camp that does need it, or you just decided not to follow my advice (it's been known to happen), Microsoft wants to help you get started using the new suite....
Free Microsoft quick-start guides teach you the Office 2013 basics
Google+ redesigned with new navigation bar, bigger photos, Hangouts page

AMD Fusion Media Explorer

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AMD Fusion Media Explorer is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedThe AMD Fusion Media Explorer provides you with a very different way to browse through your media. FME allows you to explore your digital media content from...
AMD Fusion Media Explorer

Ribbon raises $1.6m to scale its payment product, adds Facebook in-stream support, and unveils its API

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Today, social payment platform Ribbon has announced that it has raised $1.6 million in seed funding led by Draper Associates and participation from Siemer Ventures, Klout’s Chief Operating Officer Emil Michael, Naguib Sawiris, Hydros CEO Winston Ibrahim, and MicroVentures. In addition to this funding, it is releasing its latest round...
Ribbon raises $1.6m to scale its payment product, adds Facebook in-stream support, and unveils its API

Review: WinZip 17 stays fresh with cloud storage and social sharing features

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It's not easy being WinZip these days. Windows has been able to open and create Zip files on its own for a while now, and free, powerful compression utilities like 7-Zip are readily available and actively maintained. And yet, the 20 year-old utility soldiers on with version 17, delivering...
Review: WinZip 17 stays fresh with cloud storage and social sharing features

Windows 8 File Management Changes Include Minimized Ribbon

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Microsoft is responding to the feedback it received on its file management by tweaking or walking away from some of the changes it planned to make....
Windows 8 File Management Changes Include Minimized Ribbon

OffiSync Introduces Real-Time Co-Authoring Between Microsoft Office and Google Docs

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OffiSync is launching an all-new version of its Microsoft Office to Google Docs synchronization tool, a plugin that's a "must-have" for anyone still straddling the two worlds of office suites: that is, the desktop-based world of Microsoft software and the web-based world of Google Docs. In the updated version of...
OffiSync Introduces Real-Time Co-Authoring Between Microsoft Office and Google Docs

After 3 Million Downloads, CloudOn 3.0 Now Brings Microsoft Office To iPhone, iPad Mini & Nexus 7

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CloudOn, the popular free productivity service that brings Microsoft Office to mobile devices, just launched version 3.0 of its mobile app. With this launch, CloudOn is bringing its service to the iPhone, iPad Mini and Nexus 7. This means CloudOn is now available on all of Apple’s mobile devices, as...
After 3 Million Downloads, CloudOn 3.0 Now Brings Microsoft Office To iPhone, iPad Mini & Nexus 7

Zeroes to heroes: Madonna's defunct school in Malawi to become cemetery

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Site of Madonna's abandoned elite girls' academy in Malawi is to become 'heroes' acre' for national figuresWhen Madonna came here to cut a ribbon and plant a tree at a groundbreaking ceremony in 2009, hopes were high for her $15m (£9.4m) elite academy for girls. Three years later, the site...
Zeroes to heroes: Madonna's defunct school in Malawi to become cemetery

Office 2013 review

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The latest version of Microsoft's Office software looks very different and makes a lot more use of the cloudAmid all the glitz of the launches last week of the Surface tablet and Windows 8 operating system, Microsoft also quietly - and ahead of schedule - released to manufacturing the latest...
Office 2013 review

Google’s 2012 Gay Pride Search Bar Ribbon

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In 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 Google showed their support for the Gay and Lesbian community by adding the rainbow colors to the search results. This year is no different for the Gay and Lesbian Pride month. If you search for [gay] or related keywords, Google will show the following...
Google’s 2012 Gay Pride Search Bar Ribbon

With 'Ping' clothing, status updates literally tap you on the shoulder

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Arduino-powered clothing is nothing new; we've seen CO2-detecting dresses, compass belts and inbox-checking T-shirts all within the last six months. But this Ping social networking garment concept is not quite the same thing. Where those were DIY projects with a single-function, Ping is the brainchild of a professional UI...
With 'Ping' clothing, status updates literally tap you on the shoulder

The gorgeous Fantastical for iPhone re-invents the calendar as a timeline of events

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I’m not what you’d call a productivity guru. I don’t use any interesting methods or cool combinations of software to do what I do. My philosophy is more along the lines of ‘start doing and stop when you’re dead’. That’s one of the reasons that I love Fantastical for the...
The gorgeous Fantastical for iPhone re-invents the calendar as a timeline of events

Estonia officially opens nationwide EV fast charging network

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If certain reporters had lived in Estonia, how different things might be. The small European state has just cut the ribbon on its nationwide EV fast-charge network -- providing 165 charging stations no further that 60km apart. Implementing a national or state-wide network of charger locations is something either...
Estonia officially opens nationwide EV fast charging network

Windows Chief: Windows 8 Wasn't Designed 'To Spite You' (MSFT)

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Six months after the release of Windows 8, Microsoft's top Windows executives Julie Larson-Green and Tami Reller have been forced to explain some of the design decisions that went into it. For instance, why did Microsoft kill the Start button from the "desktop mode," when so many people were upset...
Windows Chief: Windows 8 Wasn't Designed 'To Spite You' (MSFT)

10 tips for mastering Microsoft Outlook 2013

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Keeping track of emails, calendars and contacts can suck untold time out of any workday. If you use Outlook, anything that speeds up your work can boost your productivity measurably. Imagine if your inbox only showed the messages you wanted to see. Consider if you could locate vital contact information...
10 tips for mastering Microsoft Outlook 2013

Mobile productivity app CloudOn comes to Android smartphones

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CloudOn today released an Android smartphone version of its mobile productivity app as well as CloudOn 4.0, which adds a landscape mode and other improvements. In late December 2012, CloudOn updated its apps to version 3.0 and launched an iPhone version of the app, the first iPhone app featuring Microsoft...
Mobile productivity app CloudOn comes to Android smartphones
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A Sneak Peek Raises Unknowns About Office 15

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Microsoft offers a brief preview of Office 15, with the ribbon interface nowhere in sight....
A Sneak Peek Raises Unknowns About Office 15

Pad & Quill's Aria for iPad Mini is an exquisite case, worthy of display

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As much of a slim and sexy factor as my new iPad Mini has, toting around a $500 device without some form of protection just doesn’t seem like a smart idea. While I’m careful myself, I have two kids, a hyperactive dog and an accident-prone wife. While there is no...
Pad & Quill's Aria for iPad Mini is an exquisite case, worthy of display

Here's Why Windows 8 Is Shaping Up To Be A Giant Bomb For Business Users (MSFT)

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With every passing week, the feeling about Windows 8 is that it's going to be another Microsoft Vista. That's code for big expensive flop. Loads of reviews have been written about Windows 8, including ours. Some loved it. Some hated it. But they all say the same thing: Windows 8...
Here's Why Windows 8 Is Shaping Up To Be A Giant Bomb For Business Users (MSFT)

5 Reasons Office 2010 Is Going To Rock Your World

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If you use a computer, you are familiar with Microsoft’s productivity suite, Office. You are most likely running Office 2003, or 2007 depending on your appetite for upgrades.Office 2010, the coming version of Office, is not only the best yet, but is going to make your work day faster, and...
5 Reasons Office 2010 Is Going To Rock Your World
MicroVentures doles out $16M in investments while it 'patiently waits' for the SEC

Ribbon, A "Bit.ly With Payments," Brings Simplified Checkout To Any Platform

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A new AngelPad-backed payments startup called Ribbon is launching today with a simple concept: make digital payments easy, no matter the platform. To do so, the company has developed a one-click checkout system that lets anyone sell whether on Facebook, Twitter, on the web, email, and in the future, Pinterest,...
Ribbon, A "Bit.ly With Payments," Brings Simplified Checkout To Any Platform

Replacing the Ribbon

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Q: I’m not pleased with Microsoft’s Ribbon interface for Office. Any way to revert to the old menu format instead? A: When Microsoft replaced the classic menus and toolbars with the tab-based “Ribbon” at the top in the 2007 version of Office for Windows, it didn’t offer an option to...
Replacing the Ribbon

Microsoft outlines Explorer tweaks in Win8 beta

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The upcoming Windows 8 public beta will no doubt offer a myriad of improvements over last year's developer preview. Microsoft has outlined a handful of them in its latest update to the Building Windows 8 blog. The post addresses changes to Explorer, several of which were apparently made in response...
Microsoft outlines Explorer tweaks in Win8 beta
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